Congressman Michael McCaul

Representing the 10th District of Texas


Jul 9, 2018 Op-Eds

On July 1, the Mexican people elected Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador as their new president. During the campaign, Mr. Lopez Obrador used harsh anti-American rhetoric and promises of open-ended migration to Mexico to fuel his candidacy.

May 29, 2018 Op-Eds

Houston Chronicle, Opinion

It is time for our families to tackle an escalating problem targeting our children in our own backyards — human trafficking. To some, trafficking seems like an industry relegated to foreign lands on different continents. Sadly, this is not the case. It has infested Texas and is growing.

May 10, 2018 Op-Eds

President Trump has withdrawn from the non-binding political commitment with Iran — the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, also known as the Iran nuclear deal.

Apr 16, 2018 Op-Eds

When the waters were rising, everyone was paying attention, but now that they have receded, we must not forget those still hurting. It is crucial we stay focused on the needs of our communities, which do not end when the national media attention fades.

Apr 5, 2018 Op-Eds

Chinese President Xi Jinping is leading a Maoist Long March to achieve his dream of global power. Instead of retreating from Chiang Kai-shek’s forces, as Mao Zedong did, Xi is instead retreating from the Chinese people’s hopes for democratic reform, freedom of expression, protection of human rights, and economic liberalization.

Mar 7, 2018 Op-Eds

The Russians are employing a Soviet-derived disinformation strategy against us. Their latest target? The tragic Valentine’s Day shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla.

Mar 6, 2018 Op-Eds

In the spirit of Olympic unity, South Korean President Moon Jae-in signaled North Korea is open to dialogue with the United States. Should we view this as a positive step towards North Korean denuclearization, or should we judge North Korea’s actions against the backdrop of history?

Mar 1, 2018 Op-Eds

Houston Chronicle, Opinion

By: Congressman Michael McCaul

March 1, 2018

Jan 10, 2018 Op-Eds

By: Chairman Michael McCaul, Chairman Bob Goodlatte,
Rep. Martha McSally, and Rep. Raul Labrador 
Wall Street Journal

January 9, 2018

Oct 26, 2017 Op-Eds

Much of the recent debate about immigration in America has centered on President Trump’s plan to build a wall to secure our southern border. This physical barrier is meant to protect our homeland from drug smugglers, human traffickers, would-be terrorists, and transnational gangs such as MS-13.